Veronica Mars

  • Viva, Veronica! ‘Mars’ attracts a noir-stalgic set of life-lessons…

    It’s Spring Break in Neptune, California and the town’s residents face the influx of partying  youth with trepidation or an eye for profit. But both are about to be affected by the start of what appears to be a bombing campaign and a rising body-count. The victims’ families each...
  • ‘We used to be friends…’ Hulu highlights Veronica’s return…

    “When your best friend is murdered before your 17th birthday, you don’t develop a keen sense of mercy…” So muses Kristen Bell’s Veronica Mars as she heads back to tv. The original  critically-acclaimed ‘teen-noir’ television series depicted Bell as Veronica, a young girl who was just about to finish...
  • Mars Attracts: ‘Veronica’ set for tv return…

    Veronica Mars was a cult hit back in the late 1990s, combining the teenage angst of many of its peers with a darker and more savvy,  sardonic tone which came to be known as ‘teen noir’. Rob Thomas created the idea of  Veronica Mars (played by Kristen Bell) as...